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Affordable Polycarbonate Cabin is a light-filled vacation home in Chile

Known for his specialization in low cost yet beautiful design, Soffia has experimented with various cost-saving building techniques, including prefabricated design as seen in his SIP Panel House in Santo Domingo, Chile. With the Polycarbonate Cabin, however, the architect stepped away from prefabricated design. “[P]refabrication techniques require some industrial processes, related to commercial markets, that have a limit if you want to go down on the building cost,” said Soffia.
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